The surname Clines comes from the Irish Mac Giolla Chlaoin, anglicized early on as MacGilleclyne.
Early Origins of the Clines family
The surname Clines was first found in Counties Roscommon
(Irish: An Longfort) traditionally known as Annaly or Teffia, and situated in the Irish Midlands, in Northwest Leinster
, where it appears in the Tudor Fiants of the 16th century. The area around Ballykilcline, in the part of Roscommon
and Mayo, was the homeland of the sept.
Early History of the Clines family
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Clines Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Kilcline, Mac Kilcline, Cline, Clyne, Clynne, Clines, Clynes and many more.
Early Notables of the Clines family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Clines family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Clines Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- John Clines, English convict from Middlesex, who was transported aboard the "Adelaide" on August 08, 1849, settling in Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip, Australia CITATION[CLOSE]
State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 17) Adelaide voyage to Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip, Australia in 1849 with 303 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/adelaide/1849